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    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany
    Jul07

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany

    HAMBURG, Germany — President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin shared a brief encounter Friday ahead of their highly anticipated meeting on the sidelines of an international summit in Germany. The two leaders had a brief encounter upon arrival at the G-20 summit of industrialized and developing nations, shaking hands and...

    Trump Prepares to Meet Putin as G-20 Protests Rage
    Jul07

    Trump Prepares to Meet Putin as G-20 Protests Rage

    Police in Hamburg clashed with protesters for a second day Friday as leaders of the world’s 20 richest economies opened talks.Those talks include President Trump’s first face-to-face meeting with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, an encounter on the sidelines that will be closely watched. Leftist demonstrators were out in force again...

    The Trump-Putin saga is overshadowing one of the most problem-strewn G-20 summits ever
    Jul07

    The Trump-Putin saga is overshadowing one of the most problem-strewn G-20 summits ever

    © AFP Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV Hamburg (AFP) – US President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin were to meet Friday for the first time in a highly-awaited encounter at a G20 summit marked by divisive issues, a rift between America and its Western allies and violent protests. New clashes erupted outside the fortified venue where leaders...

    Trump finally meets Putin amid ongoing investigation into collusion
    Jul07

    Trump finally meets Putin amid ongoing investigation into collusion

    After months of trying to make it work long distance, U.S. President Donald Trump finally met Russian President Vladimir Putin face-to-face for the first time Friday. The highly-anticipated tête-à-tête comes amid ongoing investigations into whether Trump’s campaign colluded with Moscow to alter the outcome of last year’s election....

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany
    Jul07

    Trump and Putin meet at international summit in Germany

    In the lead-up to the meeting, Trump, during a speech in Warsaw on Thursday, urged Russia to “cease its destabilizing activities in Ukraine and elsewhere and its support for hostile regimes — including Syria and Iran — and to instead join the community of responsible nations in our fight against common enemies and in defense of civilization...

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role
    Jul07

    Trump administration taps former NATO envoy for Ukraine role

    The Trump administration is selecting a former U.S. envoy to NATO for the top job dealing with the Ukraine crisis. The State Department says Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Trump, Putin talk briefly ahead of planned meeting at G-20
    Jul07

    Trump, Putin talk briefly ahead of planned meeting at G-20

    Ahead of their scheduled bilateral meeting Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, have already spoken at the G-20 summit in Germany, the Associated Press reported.Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the Russian president and Trump “shook hands and told each other that they will shortly have a...

    A guide to what’s up at the Group of 20 summit
    Jul07

    A guide to what’s up at the Group of 20 summit

    HAMBURG — An assertive U.S. president willing to tear up existing deals. Clashing positions over trade and climate change. North Korea launching a long-range missile. A global economy that’s growing but leaves many people out. A lot is on the table at this year’s summit of world leaders from the Group of 20, a group of countries that...

    Russia’s Global Anti-Libertarian Crusade
    Jul07

    Russia’s Global Anti-Libertarian Crusade

    One of the surreal twists of the past year in American politics has been the rapid realignment in attitudes toward Russia. Democrats, many of whom believe that Russian interference was key to Donald Trump’s unexpected victory last November, are now the ones sounding the alarm about the Russian threat. Meanwhile, quite a few...

    DIA Reveals New Details of Russian Information Warfare
    Jul07

    DIA Reveals New Details of Russian Information Warfare

    Russian military forces are using information warfare tools to confront the United States, according to a new Defense Intelligence Agency report. “Moscow’s long-term goal is building a military prepared to conduct the range of conflicts from local war through regional conflict to a strategic conflict that could result in massive...